BOXTOROW National Player of the Week: Martaveous McKnight

Arkansas Pine Bluff Guard Martaveous McKnight 6-4, Junior, Wallas, Miss. Averaged 32 points, five rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.5 steals per game on 59 percent shooting from the floor last week in victories over Prairie View A&M and Alcorn State. McKnight scored 39 points, grabbed six rebounds, handed out five assists and had three steals

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BOXTOROW National Player of the Week: Shakyla Hill

Grambling Guard Shakyla Hill 5-7, Jr., Little Rock, Ark. Averaged 16.3 points, 9.7 rebounds, seven steals and six rebounds per game on 52.8 percent shooting from the floor last week. She also grabbed national headlines by recording 15 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists and 10 steals in Grambling’s 93-71 victory over Alabama State on January

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John Wall, as good off the court as he is on it

by Donal Ware boxtorow.com It was June 24, 2010 and the Washington Wizards had just drafted John Wall from Kentucky with the number one overall pick. I was ecstatic. Even though I live in North Carolina, I am originally from Silver Spring, Md. – cross over Eastern Avenue off Georgia Avenue and your in DC

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With possibility of woman’s head coach in NBA, Stephanie Ready is precursor

boxtorow.com Stephanie Ready knows basketball. She’s also a history maker. She is currently an analyst for the Charlotte Hornets on Fox Sports Southeast, making her the first fulltime female analyst of an NBA team.  Obviously, it didn’t start there for Ready.  Prior to her broadcast career which has now spanned 13 years, Ready was an

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VUU’s Anderson named BOXTOROW Player of the Year; leads All-America Team

boxtorow.com With the college basketball season officially over, BOXTOROW releases its annual Division II All-America teams. Virginia Union senior guard Ray Anderson has been named BOXTOROW Division II Player of the Year.  Anderson helped lead the Panthers to the CIAA Northern Division title and a berth in the NCAA Regionals.  Anderson led the CIAA in

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Wright named Player of the Year, leads BOXTOROW All-America Team

boxtorow.com With South Carolina winning the women’s Division I national championship ending the season, BOXTOROW releases its annual All-America teams. Alabama State forward Britney Wright was named BOXTOROW Division I Women’s National Player of the Year.  This is also the third year in a row Wright was named BOXTOROW First Team All-America. Wright was also

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